The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 162 233 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.57% 14.82% 14.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.30% 52.71% 59.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 117 88
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £344 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 26
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+22.12% -6.14%
.NET
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
383 442 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.62% 28.12% 24.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 243 172
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 37
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the East Midlands region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

.NET
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -5 53 £325 +4.83% 33
Northamptonshire -9 33 £325 +23.80% 20
Derbyshire +23 27 £350 +7.69% 15
Leicestershire -14 13 £325 +18.18% 26
Lincolnshire +9 9 - - 7
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET.

1 243 (79.67%) C#
2 148 (48.52%) ASP.NET
3 125 (40.98%) SQL Server
4 119 (39.02%) HTML
5 105 (34.43%) JavaScript
6 103 (33.77%) SQL
7 93 (30.49%) CSS
8 85 (27.87%) MVC
9 81 (26.56%) jQuery
10 77 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
11 69 (22.62%) XML
12 62 (20.33%) Microsoft
13 57 (18.69%) Visual Studio
13 57 (18.69%) .NET Framework
14 52 (17.05%) WCF
15 49 (16.07%) Web Services
16 46 (15.08%) HTML5
17 44 (14.43%) ASP.NET MVC
18 41 (13.44%) WPF
18 41 (13.44%) Oracle
19 38 (12.46%) OO
20 37 (12.13%) Ajax
21 34 (11.15%) XSLT
22 32 (10.49%) TDD
23 31 (10.16%) Team Foundation Server
23 31 (10.16%) CSS3
24 30 (9.84%) Windows
25 26 (8.52%) SharePoint
25 26 (8.52%) VB.NET
26 25 (8.20%) Finance

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (8.52%) SharePoint
2 24 (7.87%) IIS
3 12 (3.93%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (3.28%) CMS
5 9 (2.95%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (1.97%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.98%) Kentico
8 3 (0.98%) MTS
8 3 (0.98%) CICS
8 3 (0.98%) WordPress
9 2 (0.66%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.66%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.66%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.33%) Lync
10 1 (0.33%) Node.js
10 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 18 (5.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.31%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.33%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.98%) SaaS
2 3 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.33%) PaaS
3 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.26%) Internet
2 8 (2.62%) Intranet
3 7 (2.30%) LDAP
4 5 (1.64%) HTTP
5 3 (0.98%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.66%) VPN
6 2 (0.66%) RIP
6 2 (0.66%) FTP
6 2 (0.66%) Network Security
6 2 (0.66%) Modbus
7 1 (0.33%) Telnet
7 1 (0.33%) Firewall
7 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.33%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (40.98%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (5.25%) Relational Database
4 15 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.30%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.64%) DB2
8 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (0.98%) DTS
9 3 (0.98%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.66%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 2 (0.66%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.66%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.66%) WebFOCUS
10 2 (0.66%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 57 (18.69%) Visual Studio
2 31 (10.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.97%) NUnit
4 5 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (1.31%) MSTest
6 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Blend
6 3 (0.98%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.66%) Toad
7 2 (0.66%) Subversion
7 2 (0.66%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.33%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.33%) Grunt
8 1 (0.33%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.33%) Yeoman
8 1 (0.33%) Bower
8 1 (0.33%) NSubstitute
8 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.33%) Moq
8 1 (0.33%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.33%) TestComplete
General
1 25 (8.20%) Finance
2 15 (4.92%) Retail
3 8 (2.62%) Advertising
4 5 (1.64%) German Language
5 4 (1.31%) Marketing
5 4 (1.31%) Games
6 3 (0.98%) Legal
7 2 (0.66%) Back Office
8 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.33%) Publishing
8 1 (0.33%) Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 261 (85.57%) Developer
2 117 (38.36%) .NET Developer
3 107 (35.08%) C# Developer
4 64 (20.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 50 (16.39%) ASP.NET Developer
6 36 (11.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (6.56%) Web Developer
8 19 (6.23%) Analyst
9 14 (4.59%) Sitecore Developer
10 12 (3.93%) Software Developer
11 11 (3.61%) SharePoint Developer
12 10 (3.28%) WPF Developer
13 9 (2.95%) Architect
14 6 (1.97%) Consultant
14 6 (1.97%) C# Software Developer
15 5 (1.64%) Silverlight Developer
15 5 (1.64%) DBA
15 5 (1.64%) Applications Developer
15 5 (1.64%) Senior Developer
15 5 (1.64%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (48.52%) ASP.NET
2 119 (39.02%) HTML
3 93 (30.49%) CSS
4 81 (26.56%) jQuery
5 69 (22.62%) XML
6 57 (18.69%) .NET Framework
7 52 (17.05%) WCF
8 49 (16.07%) Web Services
9 46 (15.08%) HTML5
10 44 (14.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 41 (13.44%) WPF
12 37 (12.13%) Ajax
13 34 (11.15%) XSLT
14 31 (10.16%) CSS3
15 23 (7.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 20 (6.56%) Silverlight
17 17 (5.57%) ASP.NET Web API
18 16 (5.25%) JSON
18 16 (5.25%) XHTML
18 16 (5.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (2.95%) N-Tier
2 8 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.30%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.31%) User Experience
4 4 (1.31%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.31%) Visualisation
5 3 (0.98%) Blog
5 3 (0.98%) Xbox
5 3 (0.98%) Replication
5 3 (0.98%) Streaming Media
6 2 (0.66%) Smartcard
6 2 (0.66%) Open Source
6 2 (0.66%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.33%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.33%) GIS
7 1 (0.33%) NHS
7 1 (0.33%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.33%) Clustering
7 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 30 (9.84%) Windows
2 9 (2.95%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.30%) Android
4 5 (1.64%) Linux
5 4 (1.31%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.98%) SUSE
7 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (27.87%) MVC
2 77 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (12.46%) OO
4 32 (10.49%) TDD
5 21 (6.89%) Web Development
6 19 (6.23%) MVVM
7 18 (5.90%) Scrum
8 17 (5.57%) Unit Testing
9 15 (4.92%) Workflow
10 14 (4.59%) OOP
11 13 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (3.93%) E-Commerce
13 11 (3.61%) UML
13 11 (3.61%) Dependency Injection
14 10 (3.28%) SOA
15 9 (2.95%) CRM
15 9 (2.95%) Performance Tuning
16 8 (2.62%) Mentoring
16 8 (2.62%) Data Modelling
17 7 (2.30%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 243 (79.67%) C#
2 105 (34.43%) JavaScript
3 103 (33.77%) SQL
4 26 (8.52%) VB.NET
5 16 (5.25%) Java
6 15 (4.92%) VB
7 12 (3.93%) PL/SQL
7 12 (3.93%) T-SQL
8 11 (3.61%) XAML
9 9 (2.95%) C++
10 8 (2.62%) VBA
10 8 (2.62%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.97%) VB6
12 5 (1.64%) PHP
13 3 (0.98%) C
13 3 (0.98%) Python
14 2 (0.66%) VBScript
14 2 (0.66%) R
15 1 (0.33%) X++
15 1 (0.33%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 10 (3.28%) Degree
2 8 (2.62%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.31%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.31%) BC Cleared
3 4 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.66%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.33%) MCSE
5 1 (0.33%) MCSA
5 1 (0.33%) ISEB
5 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.33%) PMP
5 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.33%) MCITP
5 1 (0.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.28%) QA
2 2 (0.66%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.66%) Puppet
1 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 62 (20.33%) Microsoft
2 41 (13.44%) Oracle
3 16 (5.25%) Sitecore
4 6 (1.97%) Telerik
5 3 (0.98%) HP
6 2 (0.66%) EMC
6 2 (0.66%) Cognos
6 2 (0.66%) Siemens
6 2 (0.66%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.66%) Cisco
6 2 (0.66%) IBM
6 2 (0.66%) Splunk
6 2 (0.66%) Twitter
7 1 (0.33%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.33%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (0.33%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.33%) Tableau
7 1 (0.33%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.33%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
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